TRANSFERS MUST SELECT . Many programs at the University have specific course requirements in order to be admitted directly to the major. Prospective transfers who do not meet all of the requirements at the time of admission may be offered admission as a proposed or intended major so they can complete the program entrance requirements while enrolled at UAlbany. ONE MAJOR
Accepted transfers who are awarded fewer than 24 transfer credits (0-23) will be admitted as undeclared or intended majors only.
Before choosing a starred (*) major, please note that there are special entrance requirements. Prospective transfers who do not meet the requirements may be offered an alternate major option.
ACCOUNTING and *BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION require a minimum 3.25 overall GPA.
CRIMINAL JUSTICE requires a minimum 3.2 overall GPA and completion of additional application materials after an initial review of your application and transcript(s).
FINANCIAL MARKET REGULATION requires a minimum 3.2 overall GPA.
NANOSCALE ENGINEERING and * NANOSCALE SCIENCE require a minimum 3.5 overall GPA with 24 credits of qualified science or engineering coursework and completion of additional application materials after an initial review of your application and transcript(s).
PUBLIC HEALTH requires a minimum 3.0 overall GPA.
SOCIAL WELFARE requires a minimum 3.0 overall GPA and completion of additional application materials after an initial review of your application and transcript(s). Admission granted only for the Fall semester.
PLEASE SELECT ONE MAJOR: *
Undecided/Liberal Arts [available only to those with fewer than 56 completed credits.]
Actuarial & Mathematical Sciences
Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
Biology [B.A. or B.S.]
Chemistry [B.A. or B.S.]
Communication & Rhetoric
Computer Science [B.A. or B.S.]
Computer Science & Applied Math
East Asian Studies
Economics [B.A. or B.S.]
Financial Market Regulation*
Latin American Studies
Mathematics [B.A. or B.S.]
Medieval & Renaissance Studies
Puerto Rican Studies
Urban Studies & Planning
For more specific transfer applicant information, including admission requirements, dates and deadlines, and transferring credits visit our
Transfer Applicant page.